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Horizon making major change in coverage

Horizon making major change in coverage

Christie's desire to eliminate realty transfer fees is applauded by industry

Christie's desire to eliminate realty transfer fees is applauded by industry

Poll: N.J. residents more supportive of marijuana decriminalization than ever before

Poll: N.J. residents more supportive of marijuana decriminalization than ever before

Central Jersey News

Bakofsky joins Binary Tree as CFO

Kendall Park-based Binary Tree announced Tuesday it has hired Eli Bakofsky to its senior management team as its CFO. Read More »»

Johnson & Johnson reports sales of $18.1 billion for Q1

New Brunswick-based Johnson & Johnson announced Tuesday sales of $18.1 billion for the first quarter of 2014, an increase of 3.5 percent compared to the first quarter in 2013. Read More »»

Christie calls on Assembly to reinstate 2 percent interest arbitration cap

Gov. Chris Christie called on Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto (D-Secaucus) Monday morning to post a bill seeking to readopt a now-expired law that would cap interest arbitration awards for police and firefighters at 2 percent per year. Read More »»

Longest-serving Port Authority commissioner stepping down

Anthony Sartor, the head of the well-respected Warren-based engineering firm PS&S and longest serving commissioner with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, is retiring after serving on its board for 15 years and through six Garden State governors. Read More »»

Mack-Cali acquires Boston-area apartments for $38M

Mack-Cali Realty Corp. has made another move in suburban Boston’s multifamily market, acquiring a 220-unit property in Andover, Mass. for nearly $38 million. Read More »»

Rigrodsky & Long lawsuit against Weinshanker continues, prevents purchase of Hastings Entertainment for $21.4M

The lawsuit continues against Joel Weinshanker, president and CEO of National Entertainment Collectibles Association Inc. in Hillside, preventing him from purchasing Hastings Entertainment for $21.4 million. Read More »»

Furniture: For comfort, culture and convenience, it's the key to office interiors

As someone who specializes in interior solutions for office space, there was a time when Steven Lang's job was relatively simple. Read More »»

Atlantic Health System, UnitedHealthcare launch new ACO partnership

The accountable care organization movement is continuing to gain traction in New Jersey. Read More »»

First Choice Bank announces key promotions

First Choice Bank of Mercerville announced Friday three promotions to its management team. Read More »»

D.R. Mon Group Inc. changes name, moves to new headquarters in Shrewsbury

D.R. Mon Group Inc., a provider of green urban living options, is now operating as Mon Group Properties Inc and moved its headquarters to 1030 Broad St. in Shrewsbury. Read More »»

Heartland Payment Systems acquires MCS Software

Princeton-based Heartland Payment Systems, a payment processor company, announced Friday it has acquired MCS Software, a provider of school food service, back office and online payment solutions for more than 4,000 K-12 schools nationwide. Read More »»

Booker hosts women’s small business roundtable in New Brunswick

“I am so excited about this room.” That’s how U.S. Sen. Cory Booker began his roundtable event for women small business owners Friday morning at Rutgers University’s Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy in New Brunswick. Read More »»

Report: Affordable Care Act could influence costs of auto, malpractice, other insurances

The expansion of health insurance accomplished under the Affordable Care Act might alter costs for several major types of liability insurance, though any such changes are likely to be modest, according to a new Rand Corp. study. Read More »»

Regado Biosciences announces pricing of public offering of stock

Basking Ridge-based Regado Biosciences Inc. announced Friday the pricing of its previously announced public offering of 10 million shares of its common stock. Read More »»

The Investment Center Inc. names Branch as CMO

Bedminster-based broker-dealer firm The Investment Center Inc. announced Wednesday it has named Kimberly A. Branch, CFP, as its new chief marketing officer. Read More »»

Poll: New Jerseyans are split on Obamacare

New Jerseyans don't outright love the Affordable Care Act but they don't hate it either. Read More »»

New Jersey's unemployment is higher than the national average

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Wednesday that its broadest measure of labor underutilization—including the unemployed, workers employed part-time, and those marginally attached to the work force—decreased in New Jersey by 1 percent in 2013. Read More »»

Agency Network Exchange expands out of New Jersey

Unveils new brand and logo, exclusive programs and online portal

Agency Network Exchange was unveiled today as the new name of Consolidated Insurance Agents of New Jersey, as the network of independent insurance agents kicked off its expansion beyond New Jersey and into Pennsylvania and other mid-Atlantic states. Read More »»

Survey: N.J. entrepreneurs report higher profits, increased hiring over past six months

The past six months have been good to New Jersey’s entrepreneurs. Read More »»

JLL: N.J. office vacancy ticks up, but demand growing

New Jersey still grapples with high office vacancy, but demand may finally be catching up with the large blocks of space that have been flooding the market in recent years. Read More »»

Poll Question of the Week:

A recent study said the average CEO in New Jersey is paid 121 times more than that of the average worker. Do you think that’s fair?

Breaking Glass

A farewell, as I go break a little glass of my own

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Industry Insights

Make philanthropy part of your company's DNA

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With million-dollar paydays, Rutgers is making sure its medical school has a sporting chance

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Chamber president, Lt. Gov. candidate debate minimum wage hike in radio interview

He's pushing hard to defeat a ballot measure that would raise the state's...

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